Corn Cemetery, Lamar County, TX

Corn Cemetery is located in the northeast quadrant of the county. It is in Block 26 of the Lamar County Road Map produced by American Drafting and Services revised December 1993.Longitude.

The cemetery is located about 1.5 miles north northwest (towards the Ninemile creek area) of the community of Faught. It is on County Road 43310. From the Faught Community proceed westerly on FM 195 for 4/10 miles to the intersection with CR 43380, Take CR 43380 northerly for 1.2 miles the intersection with CR 43310, Take CR 43310 westerly for 3/10 miles and the cemetery is on the right or north side of the road.

GPS coordinates are 33° 44' 57 N, 95° 26' 28 W (33.74926 Latitude and Longitude -95.44134).

It contains 10 known graves and many unknowns. The earliest inscribed death, 7 Nov 1879, is that of the Infant Bowers, daughter of Luisanna A. Corn and Lemual Bowers.

The following persons are known to be buried here: Infant Daughter Bowers 7 Nov 1879 - 7 Nov 1879, Lemual Bowers 9 Feb 1843 - 9 Feb 1900, Luisanna A. Corn Bowers 11 Dec 1852 - 10 Nov 1879, Ada Corn 1 Jul 1893 - 23 Feb 1895, G. W. Corn Sr. 1829 - 30 Jun 1916, J. W. Corn 31 Dec 1870 - 19 Jul 1950, James Elmore Corn 11 Jan 1903 - 6 Jun 1903, Lenard M. Corn 3 Dec 1899 - 2 Oct 1900, S. C. Corn 27 Jan 1871 - 27 Dec 1900, Willie E. Corn 30 May 1883 - 20 Oct 1911.

Cemetery photo below courtesy of Lawrence and Sue Dale.

 

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